Collisions Involving Bicycles Including Fatal Waukegan Bicycle Accident

Collisions involving bicycles remains a substantial traffic safety problem. While there have been many efforts made to increase bicycling safety – such as dedicated bike lanes – many bicycle accidents still occur. On this site, many such Lake County bicycle accidents have been summarized in posts found under the “Bicycling Accidents” category. As well, various …

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Cuba Township Bicycle Accident Injures 13-Year-Old Boy

A Cuba Township bicycle accident occurred early in the morning of Saturday, May 18, 2019. This Cuba Township bicycle accident appears to be a “hit & run” accident in which the vehicle left the accident scene. A 13-year-old boy was injured during the accident and subsequently hospitalized. An excerpt regarding this Cuba Township bicycle accident, …

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Fatal Zion Bicycle Accident Along Route 173 On September 7, 2018

There was a fatal Zion bicycle accident Friday (September 7, 2018) morning.   This fatal Zion bicycle accident occurred on Route 173, east of Green Bay Road. Details on the accident are somewhat limited, especially the cause of the crash. According to Zion Police, the accident occurred when a 59-year-old man was riding his bicycle along …

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Bicycle Accident Injuries Characteristics And Consequences

For various reasons, bicycle accident injuries commonly occur during a crash.  As bicycling continues to grow in popularity both as a recreational activity as well as a method for commuting, there have been more miles traveled by bicycle.  As these miles increase, there is an increased possibility of bicycle accidents, especially given that many of …

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Fatal Bicycle Accident Involving Hit & Run In Barrington Hills

There was a fatal bicycle accident late Friday (May 11, 2018) in Barrington Hills.  The accident was a “hit & run” accident, i.e. the vehicle that hit the bicyclist left the accident scene. An excerpt regarding the fatal bicycle accident, from the May 12, 2018 Daily Herald article titled “Police search for driver who struck …

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